Newspaper House, 40 Rushworth Street, London, UK SE1 0RB

Price on application


  • Roof space with planning
  • Zone 1 location
  • Long leasehold 999 years
  • Planning granted for 3 bedroom top floor apartment with 2 terraces
  • Agreements in place with Freeholder
  • Allowances have been made with the original building design to allow access to utilities
  • Approx. 980 sq ft internal area (approx. 280 sq ft external)
  • Planning Ref: 17/AP/1218
  • Forming part of an existing 9 unit modern development (completed in 2015)
  • Lift access to the third floor

Zone 1 roof space with planning available on a long leasehold

Set above the popular Newspaper House development that completed in 2015, the roof space offers the potential to build a generous south east facing, top floor (rear) apartment measuring 980 sq ft approx. with a further 280 sq ft approx. of outside space.

All agreements are already in place with the Freeholder and allowances have been made within the original building design to allow access to utilities.

With planning permission in place this rare opportunity provides an excellent chance to create a stunning space in a highly sought-after zone 1 location.

Rushworth Street is well located just a few minutes walk from The Cut with its theatres, restaurants and bars, along with The South Bank Centre, Oxo Tower, Borough Market, Tate Modern and Bankside.

Southwark Underground (Jubilee Line) is a short walk away providing easy access to West London and Canary Wharf, whilst Waterloo and London Bridge stations are also within walking distance providing access to the rest of London and beyond.

The property is elected for VAT.

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